Soldiers assigned to Fort Hood should report directly to Copeland Soldiers Service Center, Building 18010, on the corner of T.J. Mills Road and Battalion Avenue. Copeland is open 24/7.
If you arrive at the Killeen-Fort Hood Regional Airport, ground transportation is available to the post. If you need help at the airport, contact the liaison NCO in the baggage claim area.
ARRIVAL BY BUS
If arriving by bus at the Killeen Bus Terminal, taxi service is available for a small fare.
Direct phones are in the terminal. Rail service is not available to Killeen. The closest passenger station is in Temple, about 25 miles east. Taxi and bus service is available for transportation to Fort Hood for a fare.
ARRIVAL BY VEHICLE
If you are driving a vehicle without a DOD vehicle registration sticker, you will need to enter Fort Hood through the Beck Main Gate. Temporary passes are available at the Marvin Leath Visitors Center, just before the gate. A state registration document for the vehicle, a valid state driver’s license and proof of insurance are required to drive on the installation. The Marvin Leath Visitors Center is always open.
DIRECTIONS TO THE COPELAND SOLDIERS SERVICE CENTER
Copeland is in Building 18010. The telephone number is 254-287-3832 (DSN 737-7486). This office is open 24/7. After coming through the Beck Main Gate, continue north on T.J. Mills Boulevard through four traffic lights. The Copeland Soldiers Service Center will be immediately on your left.
Soldiers wear ACU or other authorized uniform while in-processing. After duty hours, you may report in civilian clothing.